Posts Tagged ‘New Books’

New nursing ebooks

April 27, 2016

We have just added to our extensive collection of nursing ebooks. Titles include:

Enabling learning in nursing and midwifery practice
A manual of oral and maxillofacial surgery for nurses
Atlas of comparative diagnostic and experimental hematology
Cardiac arrhythmia management
Caring for children with special healthcare needs and their families
Case studies in gerontological nursing for the advanced practice nurse
Comprehensive care coordination for chronically ill adults
Design, evaluation, and translation of nursing interventions
Diabetes education
Enabling learning in nursing and midwifery practice
Essential midwifery practice
Essentials for occupational health nursing
Evidence-based nursing care for stroke and neurovascular conditions
Haematology nursing
Initial management of acute medical patients
Lower extremity wounds
Manual of perioperative care
Monitoring the critically ill patient
Orthopaedic and trauma nursing
Supporting a physiologic approach to pregnancy and birth
Supportive care and midwifery
The advanced practice registered nurse as a prescriber
The care home handbook

All ebooks are accessible through  your OpenAthens login.  Any questions speak with a member of staff.

New Ebooks

April 19, 2016

 We have recently acquired a large selection of Ebooks. Titles include: Beginning Reflective Practice; Coaching and Mentoring At Work; Cardiology; Clinical Anaesthesia; Clinical Medicine; Endocrinology; Essential Obstetrics & Gynaecology; Gastroenterology & Hepatology; General Surgery; Haematology & Immunology; Immunology; Medical Statistics Made Easy; and many more.

See the full list here.



New medical books!

October 20, 2015

We have just received the first shipment of new undergraduate medical books. These are already flying off the shelf so be quick if you don’t want to miss out!

Pass the PSA
ECG made simple
Macleod’s clinical examination
History taking
Essential examination
and more!

New books for LEAD courses

October 19, 2015

The library has updated its collection to incorporate books for the LEAD reading lists. There is now a wide range of titles available for the following courses:

Business Case Development
Thinking Resiliently
Communicating with Others
Coaching Skills
Customer Service Skills
Effective Appraisals
Effective Meetings
Emotional Intelligence
Influencing Skills
Leadership Behaviours
Managing Change
Managing Difficult Conversations
Mentally Healthy Workplaces
Networking Skills
Prevention & Management of Stress in the Workplace
Time Management
Training Skills
Presenting with Confidence
Emotional Intelligence
Recruitment Process Training
Understanding Stress
Managing Sickness Absence

To see a complete list of books click here

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New Books!

September 2, 2015

The library has received a large selection of new books on subjects such as radiology, patient-centered care, portfolios, medical interviews, cardiology, physiology, pathology and histopathology, geriatrics, orthopaedics, obstetrics and gynaecology, paediatrics, physical examination, DROCG and OSCE revision, non-medical prescribing and many more!

The entire collection can be viewed here.

For more information please speak with a member of staff.

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New Books!

July 8, 2015

The library has received a large selection of new books including updated versions of the popular Oxford Handbook series including Clinical Medicine, Clinical Haematology, General Practice, Clinical Examination and Practical Skills, Oncology, Clinical Immunology and Allergy, and Medical Sciences.

We have also added to our extensive core collection of books, including the latest version of Gopee’s Mentoring and Supervision in Healthcare, the popular ABC series of books such as Palliative Care, Multimorbidity, Medically Unexplained Symptoms, Sexual Health and Transfer and Retrieval Medicine, as well as books on the MRCGP, OSCES, Emergency Triage and many others. The full list can be viewed here.

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More new books!

April 17, 2015

We have some exciting new editions to our Health and Wellbeing collection including topics such as dementia, stress, OCD and bulimia.

  • Introduction to the psychology of ageing for non-specialists
  • Alzheimer’s
  • Coping with memory problems
  • Understanding Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias
  • About dementia: for people with learning disabilities
  • First steps to living with dementia
  • Dementia positive: a handbook based on lived experiences
  • Hearing the person with dementia: person-centred approaches to communication for families and caregivers
  • Chocolate rain : 100 ideas for a creative approach to activities in dementia care
  • Can I tell you about dementia?: a guide for family, friends and carers
  • Dancing with dementia: my story of living positively with dementia
  • Dementia
  • Seeing beyond dementia: a handbook for carers with English as a second language
  • Dear dementia : the laughter and the tears
  • Losing Clive to younger onset dementia: one family’s story
  • Telling tales about dementia: experiences of caring
  • The little girl in the radiator: mum, Alzheimer’s and me
  • But then something happened: a story of everyday dementia
  • Overcoming depression and low mood: a five areas approach
  • An introduction to coping with health anxiety
  • Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS/ME)
  • Break free from OCD
  • Manage your stress for a happier life
  • The relaxation and stress reduction workbook
  • Understanding obsessions and compulsions: a self-help manual
  • Getting better bit(e) by bit(e) : a survival kit for sufferers of bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorders

Burns books

April 16, 2015

The library has recently updated its comprehensive burns collection with additional titles. These include:

  • Basics in burns for nurses
  • Burn care and treatment: a practical guide
  • Burns: a practical approach to immediate treatment and long-term care
  • Handbook of burns volumes 1 and 2
  • Oh’s intensive care manual
  • Using stories to build bridges with traumatized children
  • Plastic and reconstructive surgery: experimental models and research designs

All titles are now available for loan. Feel free to speak with a member of staff for more information on this collection.

New Books!

April 16, 2015

The library has received a large selection of new books available for loan. Titles include:

  • Best of five MCQs for the geriatric medicine SCE
  • The biology of ageing and its clinical implication
  • Clinical audit for doctors and healthcare professionals
  • New principles of best practice in clinical audit
  • Rapid review of medicine in old age
  • Geriatric medicine : an evidence-based approach
  • Postgraduate orthopaedics : viva guide for the FRCS (Tr & Orth) examination
  • Oswestry orthopaedic clinical examination : a teaching manual for FRCS (trauma & orthopaedics) trainees
  • Advanced examination techniques in orthopaedics
  • Medical leadership : a practical guide for tutors & trainees
  • The doctor’s guide to critical appraisal
  • Essentials of clinical surgery
  • Key clinical topics in plastic & reconstructive surgery
  • Stone’s plastic surgery facts and figures
  • Equipment in anaesthesia and critical care : a complete guide for the FRCA
  • Healthcare economics made easy
  • Physics in anaesthesia
  • Acute medicine 2015

And many more. Feel free to speak with a member of staff for more information.

New Books

April 1, 2015

New books have been added to the Academy Library’s clinical book collection.  Titles include:
AcuteMedicine 2015
Accountability in nursing and midwifery
Basic surgical techniques
Best of five MCQs for the geriatirc medicine SCE
The biology of ageing and its clinical implications
Burn care and treatment: a practical guide
Cancer and its management
The cancer survivors club: a collection of inspirational and uplifting survival stories
Clinical audit for doctors and healthcare professionals
Clinical evidence made easy
The doctor’s guide to critical appraisal
Equipment in anaesthesia and critical care: a complete guide for the FRCA
Essentials of clinical surgery
Felson’s principles of chest roentgenology: a programmed text
First FRCR anatomy: mock papers
First FRCR anatomy: practice cases
Examination techniques in orthopaedics
Inflammatory arthritis in clincial practice

All these titles and many more are now available for loan from the library.

New books!

February 23, 2015

We now have new additions to our Health and wellbeing and Fiction book stock! Titles include:

Gone girl
Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell
Marley & me
The goldfinch
The shock of the fall
We are all completely beside ourselves
The hundred-year-old man who climbed out of the window and disappeared
The lottery and other stories
The husband’s secret
The bone clocks
Lunch in Paris: a delicious love story, with recipes
Stay calm and content: no matter what life throws at you
Norwegian wood
The story of my life and the world I live in by Helen Keller
The Penguin complete novels of Nancy Mitford
Sycamore Row
The Martian
Sharp objects
Alan Turing : the enigma
The fault in our stars

All these titles and many more are now available for loan from the library.



More new books!

February 3, 2015

The library has received another large shipment of books. Titles include:
ABC of hypertension
Key notes on plastic surgery
Symptom sorter
The nurse mentor‘s companion
Williams obstetrics: study guide
Critical care medicine at a glance
100 cases in obstetrics and gynaecology
Writing skills in nursing and healthcare : a guide to completing successful dissertations and theses
Cardiac pacemakers and resynchronization step by step : an illustrated guide
Practical gynaecological ultrasound
Beginning reflective practice
Quinn’s principles and practice of nurse education
Leadership: a critical text
Medical statistics made easy
Johns Hopkins textbook of cardiothoracic surgery
The biology of cancer
Essential revision notes for MRCP
MRCS A: essential revision notes
Numeracy and clinical calculations for nurses

Plus many  more! Contact the library for more information.


New Books!

March 11, 2014

We now have new additions to our book stock!  Titles include:

  • Successful mentoring in nursing
  • Nursing law and ethics
  • Quantitative health research
  • Anaesthetics for junior doctors and allied professionals
  • Oh’s intensive care manual
  • Introduction to research in the health sciences
  • Renal nursing
  • Evidence-based teaching
  • Crash Course in evidence-based medicine
  • Patient assessment and care planning in nursing
  • Qualitative research practice
  • Advanced Practice in healthcare
  • Cardiac nursing
  • Breast disease management
  • A beginner’s guide to Critical thinking and writing in health and social care

All titles are now available to loan.

New Health and Wellbeing books

January 17, 2014

We have brand new additions to our Health and Wellbeing collection – self-help books to send you on your way in 2014! New titles cover areas such as personal growth, depression, diet, diabetes management, dementia, relationships, stress management, health, weight loss and self-esteem to name but a few. Come in and have a look!

New Books!

November 29, 2013

The Library has received a selection of new books now available for loan. Titles include a selection of Oxford Handbooks, The ABC series, Medical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Clinical Neuroanatomy, Vaughan & Asbuy’s General Ophthalmology and many many more!

Please remember, the UHSM Academy Library is for ALL staff and students and the expansion of the above collections now means we have something for everyone! Contact the UHSM Academy Library for more information.

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